MARRIED--On the 9th, by Rev. J. Boyle, Henry B. Brant,
of St. Louis, to Miss Matilda O'Neil, of Boonville.
Times (Glasgow, Mo.) Thursday, October 18, 1849. Submitted by Kathy
Brant - Widdicombe
Boonville, Mo., June 19. – This morning at
Christ’s Episcopal Church of this city, Tyler K. Brant and Miss Gertrude
Widdicombe, both of Boonville, were married, Rev. Dr. H. Mackay
officiating. Miss Widdocombe, who is the recognized beauty of Boonville,
and is a society belle in this and surrounding cities, is a daughter of
Captain and Mrs. A. C. Widdicombe, the former a prominent civil attorney
of this place. Mr. Brant is a young gentleman who was reared in Boonville,
and has had superior advantages of culture and travel as well, and is
favorably known throughout Central Missouri. The wedded pair, accompanied
by a party of friends, left at 12:30 o’clock on a special train over the
M.K. & T., for Moberly, whence they go over the Wabash via Kansas City
to Colorado and the West. They will be at home in Boonville after August
Source: St. Louis Republic (St. Louis, MO) Thursday, 20 June 1895;
transcribed by FoFG mz
MARRIED.--On the 1st, by
Elder Wm. M. Burton, Mr. Thomas B. Gibson, of this county, and Miss Lucy
Redd, of Cooper.
Being kindly and properly remembered, we start the
happy couple along with thanks and well-wishes.
May their days grow
And their love be stronger
As they sail down the river of
May the shadows of life's eve
Find a glorious reprieve
the sunshine of an ever-summered clime?
[Glasgow Weekly Times (Glasgow, Mo.) Thursday, December 8,
1859. Submitted by Kathy McDaniel]
Mr. C.C. Hall,
the popular traveling man, who has made for himself such bests of friends
in our city, will, in a few days lead to the altar Miss Machette,
the daughter of a Baptist minister of Booneville, Missouri. Miss
Machette is both beautiful and accomplished. Mis May Dunlop, of our
city, will officiate as one of the bridesmaids. Contrary to the
expectations of his friends, Mr. Hall will make Albuquerque his place of
Source: The Las Vegas Gazette, Las Vegas, NV, June 6,
MARRIED.--On the 24th inst., by the Rev. Mr.
Griffith, of the Episcopal Church, Mr. John C. Ronald, of Virginia, to
Miss Sarah B., daughter of Col. Wilson Merrill, of this city, late of
Lexington, Ky.--Boonville Register.
[Boon's Lick Times (Fayette, Mo.)
Saturday, January 28, 1843. Submitted by Kathy McDaniel]